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Evaluating the Properties of the Evidence-Based Practice Attitude Scale ( EBPAS-50 ) in Nurses in Turkey

@inproceedings{Yldz2018EvaluatingTP,
  title={Evaluating the Properties of the Evidence-Based Practice Attitude Scale ( EBPAS-50 ) in Nurses in Turkey},
  author={Dilek Yıldız and Berna Eren Fidanci and Cengizhan Açikel and Nafiye Kaygusuz and Cansu Yildirim},
  year={2018}
}
Background: The Evidence-Based Practice Attitude Scale (EBPAS) is a relatively new construct for the study of attitudes toward the adoption of innovation and evidence-based practices (EBPs) in mental health se rvice settings. Despite widespread interest in measuring the attitudes of health care providers in conjuncti on with the adoption of EBPs, no prior research has used the EB PAS with nurses, a different population than that w ith hich the scale was originally developed. Aim: The aim of… Expand

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